Union Democrat staff


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


7:36 a.m., East Sonora - A woman said someone attempted to steal her car stereo on the 14600 block of Mono Way.

8:22 a.m., west county - Someone broke into a garage on the 13700 block of Tulloch Road.

8:33 a.m., Columbia - Someone on the 11400 block of Columbia Village Drive said a neighbor was exposing himself on his balcony.

8:52 a.m., Twain Harte - A window pane was broken out of the front door to a business on the 22900 block of Joaquin Gully Road. Nothing in the business appeared to be disturbed, including $20 cash on a desk.

10:20 a.m., Sonora area - Someone stole a cell phone and stereo from an unlocked garage on the 17200 block of Valley Oak Drive.

10:38 a.m., Groveland - A man said his neighbor's house was broken into on the 20700 block of Buttercup Circle.

11:29 a.m., Sonora area - An older model snowmobile was sitting underneath Wards Ferry Bridge partially buried in sand. The caller believed it had been there "for a while" and surfaced when the water dropped.

1:05 p.m., Tuolumne - A woman said there were bullet holes in a rental home she owns on the 18100 block of Bodenhammer Avenue. She received second-hand information that a neighbor likes to shoot at chickens in his yard.

4:07 p.m., Soulsbyville - Someone stole six to eight 6-foot long cedar logs from a residence on the 17000 block of Mono Vista Road South.

4:54 p.m., Jamestown - Someone said there were two women with babies who were drinking and possibly huffing in Rocca Park. Sheriff's deputies were unable to locate them.

5:02 p.m., Columbia - A man grabbed some beer and ran out of a store without paying on the 22200 block of Parrotts Ferry Road.

5:17 p.m., East Sonora - Someone reported possible identity theft on Hillsdale Drive.

8:31 p.m., Sonora - A man admitted into Sonora Regional Medical Center on an involuntary psychiatric hold walked out of the hospital wearing a hospital gown and red baseball cap.

Felony bookings


12:44 p.m., Crystal Falls - Justin Thomas Arvin, 19, of the 21400 block of American River Drive, was booked on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon other than a firearm, after an arrest on the 21400 block of American River Drive.

2:27 p.m., Sonora area - Rodney James Timbrook, 42, of the 20600 block of Resort Road, was booked on suspicion of assault, after an arrest at his home.


Cited on suspicion of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs:


2:12 p.m., Mi-Wuk Village - Eric John Wistrand, 45, of the 100 block of Harbor Seal Circle, San Mateo, was arrested at Lama and Lama Tamalin roads.

5:16 p.m., Jamestown - Donald Richard James, 73, of the 10100 block of Fallen Leaf Drive, was arrested at Highway 108 and Main Street.

7:57 p.m., Twain Harte - Charles Scott Harvey, 61, of the 24600 block of Quartz Avenue, Sierra Village, was arrest at Joaquin Gully Road and Meadow Lane.

The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


10:34 a.m., threats - An insurance agent on South Washington Street said an elderly customer continually calls and makes threats. The customer called a Texas branch and said something about getting a gun and shooting everyone at the Sonora branch. The agent wanted the incident documented.

6:59 p.m., public intoxication - An anonymous caller said there was a man in a parking lot on South Washington Street drinking a large bottle of wine. The man was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication.

9:58 p.m., suspicious circumstances - Someone in a "big red truck" was driving forward and backward yelling "regulate" in a parking on Sanguinetti Road.


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


10 a.m., Murphys - A man pretending to be a grandson called someone on Pennsylvania Gulch Road and said he was under arrest in Canada.

10:20 a.m., San Andreas - A business was vandalized on West St. Charles Street.

2:10 p.m., Mokelumne Hill - A petty theft occurred on Peregrine Road.

4:40 p.m., Murphys - Something was stolen from a truck at Emerald Creek Drive and Murphys Creek Road.


7:27 a.m., San Andreas - Tools and other items were stolen from a construction site on Highway 49.

Felony bookings


9:15 a.m., San Andreas - Nathan Erle Winkler, 36, of the 100 block of Market Street, was booked on suspicion of grand theft exceeding $950, after an arrest at his home.

10:02 a.m., Valley Springs - Angela Rose Lindow, 26, of the 1000 block of Mockingbird Hill Drive, was booked on suspicion of drug possession, after an arrest on the 3300 block of Antonovich Road.

7:13 p.m., Burson - Gregory Bruce Everett II, 32, of the 1700 block of Del Rio Drive, Stockton, was booked on suspicion of possessing concentrated cannabis, after an arrest on the 12100 block of Camanche Parkway.